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Old 04-24-2003, 06:38 AM   #1
amtsdw
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help with source rpms with rehat8.0


Can anyone tell me how to rebuild a source rpm on redhat8.0. On 7.3 I used

rpm -rebuild xxxx.src.rpm

but this doesn't work with redhat8.0. Thanks in advance
 
Old 04-24-2003, 09:12 AM   #2
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Well, there could be other options but what about this?
First install it using rpm -i whateverrpm.src.rpm
and then it will copy the spec file in /usr/src/redhat/SPECS.
Then rpm -ba whateverspec.spec and it should create a installable rpm in /usr/src/redhat/RPMS.
 
  


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